The fierce WNBA point guard fills us in on her personal motto, her love of style, and what she encourages girls and women to do, while on our swimsuit photo shoot.
The late great actress/playwright/poet/activist talked about the magic of losing herself in a role, how her childhood led to her craft, and why it's important to find the special gift in every child at this 2007 ESSENCE cover shoot.
"At the end of the day I just want to make Aaliyah proud. That's all I care about," says Zendaya.
"We see a passion in your work," Miles Davis' nephew Vince Wilburn tells Cheadle.
Gabrielle Union, Taraji P. Henson, Regina Hall, Megan Good and La La Anthony dish on when they decided to get serious about fitness.
Besides Prince, do you know everyone that's performing this year? Put your knowledge to the test and guess these performers.
Fields details the many beautiful lessons she learned from her friendship with the late Ruby Dee.
Fans gathered at the Harlem hospital to pay homage to Ntozake Shange with a reading of her classic choreopoem For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow is Enuf.
Goapele describes the song as "fun and flirty" with a retro feel "that makes you break out your roller skates."
Sengbloh stars in a new Broadway musical based on the lyrics of Tupac Shakur.
Block out the noise and refocus on what's inside of you.
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